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Designing for the Health-Conscious Office

10/20/15

Designing for the Health-Conscious Office

The American Society of Interior Designers' CEO Randy Fiser on the intersection of health and the workplace

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Play is for Everyone: Making NYC Playgrounds More Equitable

10/19/15

Play is for Everyone: Making NYC Playgrounds More Equitable

New York City parks and recreation centers lack integration across gender, age, race, and socio-economic demographics.

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What We Really Mean When We Talk About Urban Crowding

10/13/15

What We Really Mean When We Talk About Urban Crowding

Media images frequently present crowded public spaces as proof of overpopulation, evoking the Malthusian desire to limit finite resources to a privileged few. That's a problem.

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Disruption by Design: What Landlords Can Learn from Designers

10/09/15

Disruption by Design: What Landlords Can Learn from Designers

The culture of service and sharing economies have yet to infiltrate real estate businesses. What will get them there?

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Students from Texas and Germany Team Up for Solar Decathlon 2015

10/09/15

Students from Texas and Germany Team Up for Solar Decathlon 2015

The innovative design NexHaus, created by a team of students from University of Texas in Austin, Texas and Technische Universita╠łt Mu╠łnchen in Germany for the Solar Decathlon, is on display at the Orange County Great Park in Irvine, California, from October 8-11 and 15-18.

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Your Guide to Archtober 2015

10/06/15

Your Guide to Archtober 2015

Don't miss these 12 programs from Archtober 2015.

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Know Your Brand: How Companies Use Innovative Workplaces as Identity-Building Tools

10/06/15

Know Your Brand: How Companies Use Innovative Workplaces as Identity-Building Tools

The design director of Genlser's Lifestyle-Brand Design studio discusses ways in which an office layout can been designed to reflect a brand's image.

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10 Highlights from the Chicago Architecture Biennial

10/06/15

10 Highlights from the Chicago Architecture Biennial

The "State of the Art of Architecture" generally delivers on its promise to expand our definition of architecture as a cultural art.

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Is Your Company Searching for Meaning?

10/05/15

Is Your Company Searching for Meaning?

A new generation of businesses turn to social responsibility in its search for purpose and significance.

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Why We Hug the Edge of Open Spaces

09/29/15

Why We Hug the Edge of Open Spaces

The tenth and final installment of the Biophilia and Healing Environments series examines how human biology dictates the design of the physical settings we inhabit.

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